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      10-14-2009, 02:36 AM   #45
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I'd like to see them as well, but coming from bmw performance exhaust... I think I'll feel gains no matter what., I'd be surprised if it wasnt ~10-15hp.
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      10-14-2009, 03:08 AM   #46
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waiting for dyno results....
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      10-14-2009, 04:51 PM   #47
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Here's a question.... I have the BMW performance muffler. I was under the impression that the pipes have to be cut to install it, but Im really not sure. For me to get this would I have to do the stage 2? I am really confused by the whole cutting thing and am not sure if I can take the BMW perf muffler off and put another axle back in its place.
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      10-15-2009, 01:14 AM   #48
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By the way, as promised, please go to www.shopicarbon.com to place your orders! If you encourage any problems during checkout, please let us know.

Updated Group Buy List:

1. SCHN3LL - Stage 2 w/ Black Tips PAID
2. Deamon32 - Stage 2 w/ Gunmetal Tips PAID
3. frimmskinojerz - Stage 1 w/ S.T.M.D.
you should add 4. Jettafanatic - Stage 0 PAID
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      10-15-2009, 09:44 AM   #49
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Here's a question.... I have the BMW performance muffler. I was under the impression that the pipes have to be cut to install it, but Im really not sure. For me to get this would I have to do the stage 2? I am really confused by the whole cutting thing and am not sure if I can take the BMW perf muffler off and put another axle back in its place.
Basically what you effectively have if you did do the cutting is you already have something similar to what the stage2 bits are. (cutting removes rear resonators... you have stock front bits of the catback which actually contains cats, and then the new section where old resonators were.) If cut in the right places and your bmw performance is decently flush with the rear of the car, you can buy the axel back and leave the cut and connceted bits up. Thats what I plan on doing with mine.

stage 0 and bmw's "midpipes" will be different in that you'll have the rear cats in place. AFAIK if you arent going downpipes route, leaving the 2 cats in the midpipes isnt going to affect performance much.
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      10-16-2009, 04:07 AM   #50
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couple questions, am I going to need to worry about those tips fitting with the stock difuser? They look like they may touch/rub.

and

Did icarbon dissapear off the face of the planet.
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      10-16-2009, 06:46 PM   #51
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couple questions, am I going to need to worry about those tips fitting with the stock difuser? They look like they may touch/rub.

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Did icarbon dissapear off the face of the planet.
Seems like the Carbon Fiber thread is getting a lot more love than this one is.

Just like everyone else I am waiting for dyno results, and update on the group buy, (Im assuming it is closed?) and additional info on when the units will ship out.
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      10-16-2009, 06:48 PM   #52
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I dont know if I would pull the trigger just yet... they havent responded to ANY of my calls yet, or emails or private messages... I am sure theres probably a decent explanation...

Too bad if not... I'd still rather wait and have that exhaust sounding exactly as it did in the videos.
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      10-16-2009, 11:33 PM   #53
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waiting for dyno results....
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      10-17-2009, 05:46 AM   #54
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We are also waiting for a response from iCARBON over in the Carbon Fiber group buy thread... Nobody has heard from them in quite some time and the group buy is officially over.

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...hlight=icarbon
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      10-17-2009, 09:43 AM   #55
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We are also waiting for a response from iCARBON over in the Carbon Fiber group buy thread... Nobody has heard from them in quite some time and the group buy is officially over.

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showt...hlight=icarbon
See thats whats discouraging from buying this exhaust. These little mini absences.
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      10-17-2009, 05:32 PM   #56
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Just an update, iCARBON is back on board in the Carbon Fiber group buy thread, I received a PM a few hours ago. You should try contacting them again.
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      10-18-2009, 07:40 PM   #57
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Exhaust sounds SICK!!
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      10-19-2009, 05:25 PM   #58
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I just thought I'd let everyone know that iCARBON is back in full force now as they were out of town last week. Their service has been top notch and if you have any questions just send them a message.
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      10-19-2009, 06:02 PM   #59
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Hey Guys,

Sorry for the MIA action, we were out of town last week and are in full force right now. If you tried calling us please please give us a call back or send us an email directly to: sales@icarbondesign.com

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I dont know if I would pull the trigger just yet... they havent responded to ANY of my calls yet, or emails or private messages... I am sure theres probably a decent explanation...

Too bad if not... I'd still rather wait and have that exhaust sounding exactly as it did in the videos.
PM and email has been answered, sorry for the delay. Let us know if we can do anything else for you.
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Hey Guys,

Sorry for the MIA action, we were out of town last week and are in full force right now. If you tried calling us please please give us a call back or send us an email directly to: sales@icarbondesign.com



PM and email has been answered, sorry for the delay. Let us know if we can do anything else for you.
Keep up the great work iCARBON. Everything is moving along nicely now
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      10-19-2009, 06:34 PM   #61
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Just to give you an update on what is going on. All orders that came in up to this weekend have been put into full production.

We will be charging all of your credit cards tomorrow and will be sending an email confirming your order. If there are any problems with your order please let us know. The exhaust Group buy will remain open until further notice but any order that have been placed are already in production.
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      10-21-2009, 04:30 AM   #62
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and the dynos?
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      10-22-2009, 09:50 AM   #63
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those tips are huuuge... do I need to worry about them rubbing/knocking my stock diffuser?
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      10-24-2009, 03:45 AM   #64
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Also, whats a good comparison on loudness, I know you said no drone on the highway, but am I going to have a hard time trying to drive it quiet to get out of my neighborhood?
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      10-25-2009, 04:11 AM   #65
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Hmm where are these dynos?
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      10-26-2009, 09:38 AM   #66
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hmm... already 1wk over what the original date was... Anyone had any updates on their order shipping?
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